Review: could Vitamin d cause Spinal stenosis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,085 people who take Vitamin d. Among them, 4 have Spinal stenosis. See who they are, when they have Spinal stenosis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vitamin d (latest outcomes from 3,589 users) has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets, vitamin d abnormal. Commonly reported side effects of Vitamin d include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, dizziness, memory loss, headache.
Spinal stenosis (narrowing of spinal column) (latest reports from 1,399 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 2,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 4 people (0.19%) have Spinal Stenosis. They amount to 0.29% of all the 1,399 people who have Spinal Stenosis.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Spinal stenosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Spinal stenosis||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Spinal stenosis when taking Vitamin d * :
|Spinal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Severity of Spinal stenosis when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Spinal stenosis||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Spinal stenosis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Spinal stenosis||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood pressure (3 people, 75.00%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 50.00%)
- High blood cholesterol (2 people, 50.00%)
- Glaucoma (1 people, 25.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people, 50.00%)
- Toprol-xl (2 people, 50.00%)
- Benicar (1 people, 25.00%)
- Synthroid (1 people, 25.00%)
- Azopt (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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